flipper

  • 1Flipper — may refer to:In entertainment: *Film and television series featuring the intelligent bottlenose dolphin named Flipper: ** Flipper (1963 film), directed by James B. Clark ** Flipper s New Adventure , a 1964 film directed by Leon Benson ** Flipper… …

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  • 2Flipper — steht für: Flipper (Flosse), Brustflosse bei Walen und Meeresschildkröten Flipperautomat, ein Unterhaltungsgerät ohne Geldgewinnmöglichkeit Flipper (Band), 1979 gegründete amerikanische Punk Band eine DVD im Format DVD 10 Flipper (Delfin), eine… …

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  • 3flipper — FLÍPPER s.n. Aripioară. [< engl. flipper]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 07.04.2005. Sursa: DN  FLÍPPER s. n. 1. mic levier la jocul de biliard mecanic, care aduce bila înapoi. 2. jocul însuşi. (< fr., engl. flipper) Trimis de raduborza,… …

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  • 4Flipper — Sm (ein Spielautomat) per. Wortschatz fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. flipper, einer Ableitung von ne. flip schnipsen, schnellen , dessen Herkunft nicht sicher geklärt ist. Verb: flippe(r)n mit Spielautomaten spielen .    Ebenso nndl …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 5flipper — /ˈflipper, ingl. ˈflɪpə(r)/ [vc. ingl., da to flip «fare scattare»] s. m. inv. biliardino elettrico …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 6Flipper — Flip per, n. [Cf. {Flip}, {Flippant}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A broad flat limb used for swimming, as those of seals, sea turtles, whales, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) The hand. [Slang] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7flipper — (ingl.; pronunc. [flíper]; pl. «flippers») m. Máquina electrónica de juego provista de un tablero sobre el que se impulsa y se intenta controlar una bola por medio de una serie de palancas que se accionan desde botones exteriores …

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  • 8flipper — limb used to swim with, 1822, agent noun from FLIP (Cf. flip) (v.). Sense of rubber fin for underwater swimming is from 1945. Slang meaning the hand dates from 1836. Related: Flippers …

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  • 9flipper — s. m. Ver flíper. • Plural: flippers.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 10flipper — ► NOUN 1) a broad, flat limb without fingers, used for swimming by sea animals such as seals and turtles. 2) a flat rubber attachment worn on the foot for underwater swimming. 3) a pivoted arm in a pinball machine …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11flipper — [flip′ər] n. [< FLIP1] 1. a broad, flat part or limb adapted for swimming, as in seals or whales ☆ 2. a large, flat, paddlelike rubber device worn on each foot by a swimmer or skin diver to increase the force of the kick …

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  • 12Flipper — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Flipper (homonymie). Flipper jeu de société …

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  • 13flipper — 1. flipper [ flipɶr ] n. m. • 1964; mot angl. amér., de to flip « secouer » ♦ Anglic. Mécanisme placé dans un billard électrique et qui sert à renvoyer la bille vers le haut. Actionner les flippers. Par méton. Ce billard. Jouer au flipper.… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 14Flipper — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Флиппер (значения). Flipper …

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  • 15flipper — vi Éprouver une forte angoisse. • Ma mère elle flippe toute la journée parce que j’ai pas de boulot, pas de blé, rien. • J’suis d’accord, elle est gentille et tout cette nana… Mais moi, elle me fait flipper, j’y peux rien (je suis gêné par sa… …

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  • 16flipper — flippers flippers n. {flipper} [By analogy with flipper[W13(1)], the limb of an aquatic animal used for locomotion] A type of shoe with a paddle like front extending well beyond the end of the toe, used an aid in swimming (especially underwater) …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17flipper — UK [ˈflɪpə(r)] / US [ˈflɪpər] noun [countable] Word forms flipper : singular flipper plural flippers 1) a wide flat body part like an arm that some sea animals such as penguins, dolphins, and seals use for swimming 2) a wide flat rubber shoe that …

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  • 18flipper — 1. noun a) in marine mammals such as whales, a wide flat limb, adapted for swimming b) a flat, wide, paddle like rubber covering for the foot, used in swimming See Al …

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  • 19flipper — flip flip [flɪp] verb flipped PTandPP flipping PRESPART [transitive] FINANCE to buy shares and sell them soon after to make a quick profit: • Some specu …

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  • 20flipper — flip·per s.m.inv. CO gioco elettrico, funzionante a moneta o a gettone, costituito da un cassone orizzontale leggermente inclinato montato su quattro gambe e da un pannello verticale vivacemente decorati, nel quale si colpisce, mediante due… …

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